Sumang Leela artist Ningthoujam Basanta Singh (Tabla player) of the “The Dedicated World Artist Union” who went along with his team at Cachar has been reported missing since January 29 after performing at various part of Cachar district of Assam.
Ningthoujam Basanta Singh (51) son of N.Kokin hail from Heirok Part-I, Heitupokpi Leikai in Thoubal district.
As per statement of the “The Dedicated World Artist Union” representatives, the troupe left Imphal on January 19 to perform at Jirbam and at some places of Cachar district.
After performing at various places of Cachar, Bashanta reportedly went from the place where they stayed at around 2.30 pm of January 29 and since then he has been found missing.
The following day a missing report at Joypur Police Station of Cachar district was filed.
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